eBooks


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Libby/Overdrive offers a curated collection of ebooks and audiobooks with a focus on quality selections that meet the diverse reading and listening preferences of the Princeton community.

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Specifics

  • Available on computer and mobile devices; sync across devices.
  • Search for titles, checkout/borrow and place holds right in the app.
  • Compatible with Kindle. Find instructions here.
  • Check out up to 5 items at a time for a maximum of 21 days.
  • No overdue fees; return when finished or items will auto-return at due date.
  • Renewals subject to availability.
  • Place up to 10 items on hold.
  • Suggest a purchase from princetonlibrary.overdrive.com. Follow directions here.

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Highlights and Accessibility Features


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Hoopla provides immediate access to thousands of ebooks, audiobooks, comics, and music albums.

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Specifics

  • Available on computer and mobile devices; sync across devices.
  • Search for titles and checkout/borrow right in the app. Hoopla titles are not listed in Bibliocommons,  the library’s online catalog.
  • Check out a maximum of 5 items per month.
  • Borrowing periods: ebooks, comics, and audiobooks for 21 days; music albums for 7 days
  • Titles always available, no waiting, no holds.
  • No overdue fees; items will auto-return at due date.
  • Items cannot be returned early; no need to renew, just borrow again.

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Getting Started

  • Set up an account with an email and password on the website or on the app. Library card number is required.
  • After account is set up, login with email and password.
  • Instructions and help

Highlights and Accessibility Features

  • Access bonus borrows-materials that won’t count against your monthly limit.
  • Thousands of comics available.
  • Text settings allow you to change font and size for better readability, such as OpenDyslexic font.
  • World language collections available.


RomanceBookCloud provides unlimited and unrestricted access to a collection of romance ebooks across genres, available for a limited time, while the library remains closed due to COVID-19.

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Specifics

  • Available on computer and mobile devices.
  • Unlimited views
  • No overdue fees
  • Items available to stream only; not available to download.

Getting Started

  • No account set up required. Click the link above for immediate access.


TumbleBookLibrary provides unlimited and unrestricted access to a collection of TumbleBooks, read-alongs, and activities.

Access TumbleBookLibrary


Specifics

  • Available on computer and mobile devices.
  • Unlimited views
  • No overdue fees
  • Items available to stream only; not available to download.

Getting Started

  • No account set up required. Click the link above for immediate access.

Highlights and Accessibility Features

  • Over 1000 titles for grades K-6.
  • Features TumbleBooks – animated, talking picture books.
  • Chapter book read-alongs available with sentence highlighting and narration.
  • Spanish and French collections available.


TumbleMath provides unlimited and unrestricted access to a collection of books, quizzes and lesson plans on math categories for K-6, available for a limited time, while the library remains closed due to COVID-19.

Access TumbleMath


Specifics

  • Available on computer and mobile devices.
  • Unlimited views
  • No overdue fees
  • Items available to stream only; not available to download.

Getting Started

  • No account set up required. Click the link above for immediate access.


TeenBookCloud provides unlimited and unrestricted access to an online database of eBooks and educator resources for middle school and high school, available for a limited time, while the library remains closed due to COVID-19.

Access TeenBookCloud


Specifics

  • Available on computer and mobile devices.
  • Unlimited views
  • No overdue fees
  • Items available to stream only; not available to download.

Getting Started

  • No account set up required. Click the link above for immediate access.

Highlights and Accessibility Features

  • Over 1000 titles for middle and high school.
  • Features novels, nonfiction, graphic novels, classic literature, National Geographic videos, audiobooks, and more.
  • Enhanced e-books with full audio narration and highlighted text available.


Capstone Interactive offers a collection of eBooks for PreK-9, available for a limited time, while the library remains closed due to COVID-19.

Access Capstone Interactive


Specifics

  • Available on computer and mobile devices.
  • Unlimited views
  • No overdue fees
  • Items available to stream only; not available to download.

Getting Started

  • Log in with username and password “njtrial20”.

Highlights and Accessibility Features

  • All titles have highlighted text with natural voice audio.
  • Sing-alongs, comics, chapter books and more available.